CBS Portrays Israel as Starving Gazans While Giving Less Attention to

January 8th, 2010 4:12 AM

In Touting 'Climate Justice' Protesters, Networks Oblivious to Communi

December 13th, 2009 10:42 PM
Network journalists who were quick to see racists, haters and extremists amongst the “tea party” protesters were oblivious on Saturday to communists in the “climate justice” march in Copenhagen whose cause they trumpeted -- even as the video they showed included brief shots of marchers waving red flags displaying the Soviet Union's hammer and sickle. “The streets were filled today with tens of…

CBS Asks: Will Obama ‘Bring Home Gold’ in Olympic Bid?...Not Even

October 2nd, 2009 12:23 PM
On Friday’s CBS Early Show, co-host Maggie Rodriguez speculated on the impact of President Obama’s personal appeal for the 2016 Olympics to be held in Chicago: “President Obama arrives in Copenhagen, carrying the torch for Chicago as the best candidate for the 2016 summer Olympics...Will he bring home the gold?” When the announcement came, Chicago was immediately eliminated from contention. In…

CBS: Michelle Obama and Queen Elizabeth ‘New Royal Odd Couple

June 15th, 2009 2:29 PM
The CBS Early Show continued its usual fawning over Michelle Obama as co-host Harry Smith declared: "They couldn't come from more diverse backgrounds. One grew up in Chicago. The other grew up with a silver spoon...this new royal odd couple, the First Lady and the Queen."Correspondent Sheila MacVicar reported on the First Lady’s relationship with the Queen: "It’s a friendship that began in April…

CBS Frets Obama Can't Escape 'Hussein' Middle Name in Israel

July 24th, 2008 1:43 AM
The Wednesday CBS Evening News story on Barack Obama's day in Israel presumed Jewish concerns about his commitment to Israel are unreasonable as reporter Sheila MacVicar empathized with Obama's plight while she fretted about how an Israeli newspaper columnist “referred to him by his full name: Barack Hussein Obama.” After noting that Obama “did spend an hour with the Palestinian President,…